Canyonville

Seven Feathers shutting down temporarily for upgrades

CANYONVILLE, Ore. — Seven Feathers Casino Resort is closing temporarily for some upgrades. It’s upgrading its power system infrastructure and finalizing improvements in its heating, ventilating, and air conditioning system. The four-day closure starts September 19th  at 11 pm and ends Friday, September 24th  at …

Felon arrested for stealing guns in Canyonville

CANYONVILLE, Ore. – Stolen guns were recovered and a suspect is behind bars after a theft in Douglas County. Investigators said on Saturday, September 4, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding firearms that were stolen from a rental vehicle …

Douglas County motorcyclist dies in crash

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. – A motorcyclist died in a Douglas County crash Monday. Investigators said at about 8:15 p.m. on July 5, 25-year-old Terance Thy Cowan of Riddle was riding a Harley Davidson motorcycle on Canyonville-Riddle Road when it struck a Jeep …

Days Creek Road Fire completely lined

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. – A fire that started Monday morning in rural Douglas County has been completely lined. The Oregon Department of Forestry said the Days Creek Road Fire was first reported at about 11:00 a.m. on July 20. It was located …

Gunfire reported in Canyonville

This article has been updated. CANYONVILLE, Ore. – A man was arrested after a standoff with police in Canyonville. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said on Wednesday morning, there were several reports of gunfire in the 400 block of Southwest Fourth Place, …

Seven Feathers announces temporary closure

CANYONVILLE, Ore. – A southern Oregon casino is shutting down in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Seven Feathers Casino Resort was technically exempt from Governor Kate Brown’s recent order to shut down gatherings of more than 25 people. However, casino management voted …

MP97 Fire nears end, aftermath work begins

MEDFORD, Ore. — When you have an area that’s been hit by a wildfire, heavy rainfall is no longer it’s best friend—it’s actually its worst enemy. Southern Oregon’s largest fire thus far this summer, the Milepost 97 Fire, is 95 percent contained. While …